Michigan Works! to host virtual job fair May 27  

Register by May 25 for guaranteed interview  

BIG RAPIDS – Michigan Works! West Central is partnering with local employers to host its next Virtual Job Fair later this month.

Area job seekers are encouraged to register today for their guaranteed interview at the virtual event, which will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, May 27. Those looking for work or looking to change employers can select their interview time and preferred employer at michworkswc.org/virtualjobfairs, or by texting the word JOBS to 844-903-1755.

“We have a variety of employers from different industry sectors participating in this month’s Virtual Job Fair,” said Jonathan Eppley, communication and marketing manager for Michigan Works! West Central. “Positions are available in healthcare, manufacturing, agriculture, customer service and more. We encourage job seekers in Lake, Mason, Mecosta, Newaygo, Oceana and Osceola counties to visit our website today to register for their guaranteed interview.”

All of Michigan Works! West Central’s Virtual Job Fairs provide job seekers the opportunity to speak directly with employers about their skills and qualifications, while learning more about available job openings. Some employers offer video-conferencing interviews, while others conduct phone interviews. Those interested in interviewing with one of the participating businesses, must register for the event by May 25.

Employers participating in this month’s event include Autumnwood of McBain, Gerber Life Insurance, Haworth of Big Rapids, Magna Mirrors, Manpower of Ludington, Tesa Tape in Sparta and Valley View Pork.

Michigan Works! West Central will hold another Virtual Job Fair on Thursday, June 24. Employers wanting more information about participating in an upcoming Virtual Job Fair can contact Michigan Works! West Central at info@michworkswc.org.

— Michigan Works! West Central offers services to employers and job seekers in Lake, Mason, Mecosta, Newaygo, Oceana and Osceola counties. For more information about programs and services, visit us online at michworkswc.org.